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Notebook, 1993-

ANCIENT GREEK CULTURE

[From: Kyriazis, Constantine D. Eternal Greece. Translated by Harry T. Hionides. A Chat Publication.]

Asclepios - Atlas - Boreas - Charites - Cybele - Dryads - Eos - Erinyes - Eros - Gaea - Gigantes - Gorgons - Hades - Harpies - Hebe - Helios - Hermaphroditus - Hestia - Horae - Iris - Kronos - Maenads - Moirai - Muses - Naiads - Nereids - Nereus - Nymphs - Oceanides - Oceanos - Pan - Persephone - Priapus - Prometheus - Rhea - Satyrs - Seilenoi - Seilenos - Selene - Themis - Thetis - Triton - Zephyros

Kronos

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Kronos [Cronus] - He was the youngest son of Ouranos and Gaea. Because his father had confined his children to Tartarus, the nether world, immediately after their birth, Kronos at his motherÍs instigation rose against Ouranos and castrated him, whereupon Kronos reigned. Kronos took as wife Rhea and when she produced offspring he would swallow these lest he in turn be overthrown. But Rhea rebelled, hid her son Zeus, and when the latter grew into manhood urged him to dethrone his father. [p. 49]

[Kyriazis, Constantine D. Eternal Greece. Translated by Harry T. Hionides. A Chat Publication.]




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